[LIVE THURSDAY, MAY 14,] All the developments of the pandemic

[EN DIRECT JEUDI 14 MAI] Tous les développements de la pandémie

Whether in Québec or elsewhere on the planet, the pandemic COVID-19 has changed our lives.

You will find here all the news throughout the day related to this crisis, which is hitting the population, governments and the economy.

LAST BALANCE sheet | 9h08


: 4 371 611

: 297 682

: 1 557 812


Affected by the virus
: 72 278, 39 931 in Quebec

: 5304, 3220 deaths in Quebec


9h21 | Not less than 87 seniors residing at a CHSLD Sainte-Dorothée Laval died from the COVID-19 since the beginning of the crisis, which makes the establishment with the most horrendous cost in Quebec.

9: 15 am | COVID-19 : a prospective vaccine should not be subject “to the laws of the market”.

The French president Emmanuel Macron has estimated that a potential vaccine against the disease COVID-19 should not be subject ” to the laws of the market “, after the pharmaceutical group Sanofi announced that it would be the priority for the United States if it developed one, announced on Thursday the Elysium.

“The efforts made in recent months show that it is necessary that this vaccine is a global public good, an extract of the laws of the market “, said the presidency, adding that the head of the French State would receive of the leaders of Sanofi in the beginning of next week.

905h | Iran/virus: outbreaks of infection of concern to the authorities in several provinces.

The iranian authorities said on Thursday, worried in the face of possible outbreaks of infection with the novel coronavirus in at least three provinces of the country, and have announced 71 new deaths and more than 1,800 cases across the country.

With 114 533 cases, including 6854 deaths officially registered, according to figures announced on Thursday by the ministry of Health, Iran is the country most grief-stricken by the pandemic COVID-19 in the Near and Middle East.

“The situation is similar to the one we experienced these last few days (in most provinces) with the exception of Khouzestan (south-west), which remains critical, and it could also be critical in Khorassan to the North” in the north-east of the country, said Thursday the spokesman of the ministry of Health, Kianouche Jahanpour.

8h49 | United States : 2.98 million new registered as unemployed in a week.

8h37 | The Tesla factory could reopen as early as next week, according to the authorities in california.

To READ | A company tried to take advantage of the vulnerabilities of the ECP.

Nolinor proposed to postpone the pay of its employees so that they affect the Delivery of canadian emergency (PCU) of $ 2000. A glaring example of fraud, according to the minister of Revenue, Diane called to order. The carrier has used recently, the largest aircraft in the world, the Antonov an-225, to transport medical equipment purchased in China by the government of Quebec.

7h31 | Espionage vaccines: China accuses the U.s. of “defame”.

7h03 | United States: justice cancels the extension of the confinement in the Wisconsin.

6: 59am | “The Amazon is a reservoir for the virus”, said a researcher of the brazilian.

READ | The public health was quickly planned to close all the bridges in Montreal at the beginning of the pandemic coronavirus, but this solution was rejected, because it would have been virtually impossible to implement.

To READ | Welcomed with open arms, sometimes a hero, or even with tears of joy, of health care workers in the region came to lend a strong hand to Montreal were able to see at what point the situation there was critical.

6h16 | Alberta allowed Wednesday, its people déconfiner Thursday with measures important health and with the exception of some economic sectors in the cities of Calgary and Brooks.

To READ | Detect the COVID-19 with his phone.

5h20 | Vaccine COVID-19: Sanofi gives the advantage to the USA and creates a controversy.

5: 16 | there is a great temptation today for the authoritarian regimes of Europe to take advantage of the pandemic COVID-19 to tighten their grip, but poor management of the crisis can also undermine their power.

5h11 | Russia recorded Thursday, less than 10,000 new cases of infection with the novel coronavirus daily, for the first time since the beginning of may.

5h07 | Coronavirus: green light from health authorities in English a serological test.

4h59 | coronavirus allows Egypt to deploy its “soft power”.

4h42 | Japan a-t-he dodged the new coronavirus?

4h38 | The pandemic will cost 203 billion $ to insurers by 2020.

4h31 | Finland reopened its schools, but fears of a second wave of the virus.

4h15 | Who makes them? That the door? Where do they? The life cycle of masks.

4h09 | Coronavirus: Bangladesh and built a large field hospital.


1h38 | Nearly 600 000 Australians have lost their jobs in April the reasons for the measures taken to combat the coronavirus, is the highest figure for more than 40 years, according to data published on Thursday.

1h19 | scenes from around the world are empty because of a pandemic, but video games like Fortnite or Minecraft organize in their virtual world concerts, with true artists, as a means to further strengthen their influence.

1h16 | A slum rooted in the heart of Buenos Aires, where people live crowded together more than 40,000 people, became in a few days the area of the country where cases of novel coronavirus are progressing the most.

1h10 | The Vatican sinks ever further into the red, hit by the epidemic of the coronavirus that deprives them of income from its famous museums, and prevents it to organize its large collection of gifts.

1h01 | Cuba back coronavirus, but does not want to let down our guard.

0.00 | COVID-19 : rush on masks after the release of Legault.

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